The release of ‘Bahubali – The Conclusion’ has crossed 12 days with a whopping Rs.700 crore mark in Hindi belt alone, leaving other three language versions anywhere near Rs.500 crore, making it one of the films which can easily reach Rs.1,500 crore, setting a very high record for the industry.
Bosofficeindia.com has reported the revenues for Hindi Bahubali 2 at around Rs.704 crore in 11 days and the earnings are still very high as more than Rs.15 crore was reported on Day 12, Tuesday. “The film is crossing benchmarks at a lightning pace and its hard to say where this is going to stop,” said the trade website.
As is the case, always the Hindi version will collect more revenues than the regional versions of any film both in NETT and GROSS terms. Compared to its original Telugu version, Bahubali 2 has crossed far more than Rs.200 crore nett.
In a tweet, trade tracker Ramesh Bala said: “Baahubali2 Hindi All India BO Day 12 Nett: Rs.15.5 crs”.
#Baahubali2 Hindi – All-India BO:
Day 12 Nett: ₹ 15.5 Crs
12 days Total: ₹ 359.75 cr Nett.
— Ramesh Bala (@rameshlaus) May 10, 2017
In Hindi, the top 10 nett box office blockbusters according to Boxofficeindia are:
- Bahubali 2 (2017) – 7,04,00,00,000 apprx
Bahubali (2015) – 4,19,56,00,000
Dangal (2016) – 3,87,28,00,000
PK (2014) – 3,37,72,50,000
Bajrangi Bhaijaan (2015) – 3,15,49,00,000
Sultan (2016) – 3,00,67,25,000
Dhoom 3 (2103) – 2,71,63,00,000
Robot (2010) – 2,13,84,00,000
Kick (2014) – 2,11,63,00,000
Chennai Express (2013) – 2,07,69,00,000.
Trade analyst Taran Adarsh termed ‘Baahubali: The Conclusion’s box office success as ‘incredible’ and record-smashing and added that the epic film is “enjoying a GLORIOUS RUN.”
In overseas market too, the film is a big hit. Here are Taran Adarsh figures for Bahubali 2 BO overseas:
NORTH AMERICA – till 8 May 2017:
USA: $ 16,012,766
Canada: $ 582,866
Total: $ 16,595,632 [₹ 107.34 cr].
Inits second week, Bahubali box office collections reached Rs.112 crore for Hindi version, surpassing the record collections of Aamir Khan’s ‘Dangal’ though the film is making new headway in China earning Rs.111.56 crore in addition since its release last week.
Director SS Rajamouli’s magnum opus and dream come true film Bahubali 2 with Prabhas also stars Rana Daggubati, Sathyaraj, Anushka Shetty and Ramya Krishnan. Released in 9,000 screens on April 28 in Hindi, Telugu, Tail and Malayalam, the film is getting ready for release in Japan and China later this month.